Fact Sheet

Hellenic American University was founded in 2004 by an Act of the New Hampshire (US) Legislature and is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.

The University offers six undergraduate degree programs, seven graduate degree programs at the Master’s level, and one doctoral program. All degree programs are approved by the N.H. Department of Education - Division of Higher Education - Higher Education Commission.

Hellenic American University is not affiliated with, sponsored by or related to American University.

Duration of Studies

All undergraduate programs require four years of full-time study, except for the Associate’s of Science in General Engineering (ASGE), which foresees two years of full-time study. The duration of the graduate programs varies as follows:

  • MBA/MSIT/MSPSY: two years of full-time study
  • MAT/MAAL/MACI: at least one year of full-time study
  • Ph.D. in Applied Linguistics: approximately three years of full-time study, excluding the Dissertation

The Academic Year comprises two semesters. University courses and Study Abroad programs are also offered during Summer and Winter Intersessions.

Fees (2016-2017)

Contact our admissions office or refer to the University Catalog 2016-2017  for information on tuition and fees.

Enrollment, Faculty, Retention and Graduation

  • Student Enrollment (Fall 2016): 62% undergraduate and 38% graduate students
  • 34% male and 66% female students
 
Distribution of Enrollment
Undergraduate Fall 2016

BΑΕLL
BM
BSBA
BSE
BSIT
BSPsy
TESOL

34%
5%
21%
4%
12%
19%
5%

   
Graduate  Fall 2016

ESOL
MAAL
MACI
MAT
MBA
MSIT
MSPsy
PhDAL
PMBA

1%
26%
8%
12%
26%
4%
10%
12%
1%

 
Financial Aid
  % of students receiving aid
    2016-17
Undergraduate
Graduate
75%
85%
 
Faculty (Fall 2016)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
  • 81% of Full-Time faculty hold doctorate degrees

 

Faculty by status, rank and gender

  Fall 2016

Full time/Part time
Adjunct
Visiting

34%
63%
3%

by rank  
Professors
Associate professors
Assistant professors
Instructors

8%
0%
19%
73%

by gender  
Male
Female
47%
53%
 
Retention Rate

The undergraduate retention rate (Fall 2016) is 86% and the graduate retention rate, 82%.

Note: The data on this Fact Sheet has been prepared by the University’s Office for Institutional Research and Assessment, which provides information on the institution to support strategic planning, policy formulation, resource allocation, and external reporting needs.

University Contacts

Please contact the Office of Admissions at +1 603 645 1800 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for information on educational programs, admissions and transfer procedures.

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